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  *第* | 第* | *第
(prefix indicating ordinal number, e.g. first, number two etc) / order / (old) rank in the imperial examinations / mansion / (literary) but / just
first / number one / primary
in the first moments (of sth happening) / immediately (after an event) / first thing
step one / first step
third person (grammar)
the first time / first / number one
the second time / second / number two
first level
fourth quarter
at first glance / at first sight
next day / the morrow
second quarter (of financial year)
third quarter (of financial year)
first round (of match, or election)
second round (of match, or election)
first quarter (of financial year)
third place
first quadrant (of the coordinate plane, where both x and y are positive)
sb who is romantically involved with sb already in a committed relationship / the other woman / the other man / third person / third party (in dispute) / disinterested party / number three in a list
World War II
second / number two / next / secondary
tertiary sector of industry
World War One
fourth quarter (of financial year)
Type 1 diabetes
primary sector of industry
second place
Dijon (France)
secondary industry
First international, organized by Karl Marx in Geneva in 1866
dinar (currency) (loanword)
First Lady (wife of US president)
sixth sense (i.e. intuition, premonition, telepathy etc)
Third Reich, Nazi regime (1933-1945)
first case / first instance / first time (sth is done)
Type 2 diabetes
Third World
(fig.) opening shot
the second person / (fig.) someone else / third party
T'bilisi, capital of Georgia or Gruzia 格魯吉亞|格鲁吉亚
second job
fourth period / quaternary (geological period covering the recent ice ages over the last 180,000 years)
the person in charge / the head of the leadership group
(math.) first fundamental form
third tone in Mandarin / falling-rising tone
second tone in Mandarin / rising tone
Second World (Cold War-era term referring to communist nations as a bloc)
the first pot of gold / the initial profits from an economic endeavour
first tone in Mandarin / high, level tone
fourth tone in Mandarin / falling tone
The Second Sex (book by Simone de Beauvoir)
the first stage
category 5 / CAT 5 (cable)
third period / tertiary (geological era since the extinction of the dinosaurs at the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary 65 million years ago)
fourth channel / (in Taiwan) cable TV, FTV
sixth sense / intuition
Tyrrhenian Sea between Sardinia and the Italian mainland
fifth column (subversive group)
nictitating membrane (zoology)
suboptimal health status
fifth modernization, i.e. democracy, cf Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations 鄧小平|邓小平, 四個現代化|四个现代化
Second Chinese Character Simplification Scheme (second round of simplified Chinese characters, proposed in 1977 and retracted in 1986) / abbr. to 二簡|二简
(lit.) second spring / (fig.) falling in love for the second time / a new lease of life / rebirth
third party

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